Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1026 1087 1007
Rank change year-on-year +61 -80 +66
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 117 89 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.22% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 93 71 184
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -24.55% +26.44%
10th Percentile £30,125 £23,750 £35,900
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% -24.55% +27.91%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36,329 41,257 47,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.02% 24.91% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29,389 33,760 40,802
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,497 £24,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 47 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Midlands +33 32 £44,000 +51.72% 1
North of England +58 28 £40,000 +14.29% 3
East Midlands - 18 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +49 15 £32,125 -
West Midlands +38 14 £39,500 +36.21% 1
North West +28 12 £47,500 +35.71% 2
South East -20 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South West -1 3 £34,000 +38.78% 1
East of England +22 1 £43,500 -13.00% 1
North East -17 1 £40,000 - 1
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 117 (100.00%) Linux
2 95 (81.20%) Red Hat
3 52 (44.44%) Windows
4 45 (38.46%) CentOS
5 44 (37.61%) Python
6 43 (36.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (36.75%) Ubuntu
7 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
8 38 (32.48%) VMware
9 35 (29.91%) Puppet
10 34 (29.06%) Perl
11 33 (28.21%) Ansible
12 32 (27.35%) DevOps
13 31 (26.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 31 (26.50%) SQL
14 29 (24.79%) Fedora
15 28 (23.93%) Unix
16 27 (23.08%) Finance
16 27 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (22.22%) Korn
18 25 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
19 24 (20.51%) Bash Shell
19 24 (20.51%) Windows Server
20 23 (19.66%) Jenkins
21 22 (18.80%) Oracle
22 21 (17.95%) Shell Script
23 19 (16.24%) Docker
24 18 (15.38%) Ruby
24 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.53%) Apache
2 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.84%) JBoss
4 4 (3.42%) IIS
5 3 (2.56%) NetWeaver
5 3 (2.56%) nginx
6 2 (1.71%) GroupWise
6 2 (1.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 3 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (11.97%) GitHub
4 12 (10.26%) Office 365
5 3 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.71%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.53%) DHCP
1 17 (14.53%) DNS
2 14 (11.97%) SAN
3 13 (11.11%) HTTP
4 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.26%) VPN
5 11 (9.40%) Firewall
5 11 (9.40%) LAN
5 11 (9.40%) WAN
6 7 (5.98%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (5.13%) BGP
7 6 (5.13%) EIGRP
7 6 (5.13%) MPLS
7 6 (5.13%) Network Security
8 5 (4.27%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.27%) FIX Connectivity
9 3 (2.56%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.71%) SNMP
11 1 (0.85%) Internet
11 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.69%) SAP HANA
4 8 (6.84%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
6 3 (2.56%) Big Data
6 3 (2.56%) OLTP
6 3 (2.56%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.71%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (1.71%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (19.66%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 16 (13.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (11.11%) Hudson
4 13 (11.11%) MSBuild
4 13 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.27%) Maven
6 4 (3.42%) JIRA
7 2 (1.71%) Ant
7 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.71%) Gradle
7 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.85%) GitLab
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 16 (13.68%) Retail
3 9 (7.69%) Banking
4 7 (5.98%) Front Office
4 7 (5.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.42%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.22%) Administrator
1 26 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (21.37%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (17.95%) Linux Administrator
3 21 (17.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (17.95%) Windows Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Analyst
6 10 (8.55%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Linux Support
6 10 (8.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (8.55%) Python Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) React
2 8 (6.84%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (5.98%) HTML
4 6 (5.13%) CSS
5 4 (3.42%) LDAP
5 4 (3.42%) XML
6 3 (2.56%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.71%) Ajax
7 2 (1.71%) EDI
7 2 (1.71%) EJB
7 2 (1.71%) GWT
7 2 (1.71%) JMS
7 2 (1.71%) JSON
7 2 (1.71%) JSP
7 2 (1.71%) LAMP
7 2 (1.71%) Middleware
7 2 (1.71%) ODBC
7 2 (1.71%) Servlets
7 2 (1.71%) SOAP
7 2 (1.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.11%) Robotics
3 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 8 (6.84%) Eurex
5 7 (5.98%) Clustering
5 7 (5.98%) Derivative
5 7 (5.98%) Equities
5 7 (5.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (5.98%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.98%) LPAR
6 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.42%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (2.56%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (2.56%) Fintech
8 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.56%) FlexPod
8 3 (2.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (44.44%) Windows
3 45 (38.46%) CentOS
4 43 (36.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (36.75%) Ubuntu
5 29 (24.79%) Fedora
6 28 (23.93%) Unix
7 24 (20.51%) Windows Server
8 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (12.82%) Solaris
11 14 (11.97%) AIX
11 14 (11.97%) Debian
12 9 (7.69%) Windows 7
12 9 (7.69%) Windows 8
13 7 (5.98%) Mac OS
13 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (4.27%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
15 4 (3.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) DevOps
2 25 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (13.68%) ITIL
5 15 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.97%) Load Balancing
7 13 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 13 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 13 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
8 10 (8.55%) Server Building
8 10 (8.55%) Server Management
9 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (6.84%) Security Patching
10 8 (6.84%) Server Hardening
11 7 (5.98%) Client Onboarding
11 7 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.61%) Python
2 34 (29.06%) Perl
3 31 (26.50%) SQL
4 26 (22.22%) Korn
5 24 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 21 (17.95%) Shell Script
7 18 (15.38%) Ruby
8 16 (13.68%) Bourne shell
9 13 (11.11%) Java
10 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.98%) PHP
12 6 (5.13%) C
12 6 (5.13%) C++
13 4 (3.42%) C#
14 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
15 2 (1.71%) Groovy
15 2 (1.71%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.71%) Scala
15 2 (1.71%) VBScript
16 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) RHCE
3 8 (6.84%) RHCSA
3 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) CCDA
4 5 (4.27%) CCNA
4 5 (4.27%) CCNP
4 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.27%) JNCIA
4 5 (4.27%) JNCIP
4 5 (4.27%) JNCIS
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.56%) LPIC
6 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) GCP
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.24%) Docker
3 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.84%) Gluster
4 8 (6.84%) GlusterFS
5 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.27%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.42%) Cronacle
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.56%) Squid
9 2 (1.71%) GFS2
9 2 (1.71%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.71%) vSphere
10 1 (0.85%) iptables
10 1 (0.85%) NFS
10 1 (0.85%) Samba
10 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 35 (29.91%) Puppet
2 33 (28.21%) Ansible
3 14 (11.97%) Terraform
4 13 (11.11%) Nagios
4 13 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (6.84%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (6.84%) vRealize
6 7 (5.98%) SCCM
6 7 (5.98%) WSUS
7 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.85%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.85%) Salt
8 1 (0.85%) SELinux
8 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (0.85%) yum
Vendors
1 95 (81.20%) Red Hat
2 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
3 38 (32.48%) VMware
4 22 (18.80%) Oracle
5 16 (13.68%) Cisco
6 13 (11.11%) Blue Prism
7 12 (10.26%) EMC
8 10 (8.55%) IBM
8 10 (8.55%) SAP
9 8 (6.84%) Bloomberg
9 8 (6.84%) CQG
9 8 (6.84%) Fidessa
9 8 (6.84%) ION Trading
9 8 (6.84%) Patsystems
9 8 (6.84%) Reuters
10 7 (5.98%) Adobe
11 6 (5.13%) Dell
12 5 (4.27%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.27%) Juniper
12 5 (4.27%) Sun